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Explore the Maasai Mara National Reserve, which is globally famous for its exceptional population of Maasai lions, African leopards, Tanzanian cheetahs, and many other African wildlife. Discover the authentic wilderness along with professional guide in a comfortable 4x4 safari van! There are also a set of optional activities waiting for you in this safari to add your excitement during this safari!
Airport transfer included: Jomo Kenyatta International Airport
During this 4 days' safari, you will be accommodated for 3 nights at Mara Sidai Camp.
You will be picked up from Nairobi after the pre-departure meeting. Thereafter, you will be driven towards the escarpment into the Great Rift Valley, then drive via Narok town to Maasai Mara National Reserve, the land of the Maasai Tribe. The proud young Maasai warrior-nomads with their plaited hair, red cloaks, and spears, challenge your curiosity.
The 700 square miles game reserve is the Africa of your dreams, complete with wild animals grazing amid the superb rolling landscape of gentle hills and acacia woodlands. Check into your camp at Mara Sidai Camp (lunch, dinner, breakfast)
You will wake up in the morning for breakfast and a game drive en route outside the national park, where you will arrive in Nairobi for your lunch. Then after lunch, you will take your flight back to your country or more safaris.
This safari will take place in Maasai Mara National Reserve, Kenya.
In these two full days, there will be a possibility to take a hot air balloon ride (465 USD per person). Take to the skies for the ultimate Maasai Mara wildlife adventure, soaring in a hot air balloon over herds of game to the inner reaches of the Mara. You’ll ascend in the early morning when winds are calmest. Watch as the professional crew fills the balloon with hot air.
Your balloon can soar over the most inaccessible and undisturbed parts of the Mara, with only the intermittent whisper of the balloon’s gas burners punctuating the silence of your majestic flight. Because wind and weather conditions vary, every flight is a new and different experience! From your vantage point about 50-500 feet above the reserve, you have a fantastic 360-degree bird’s-eye view as one of the most dramatic scenes in nature unfolds beneath you.
Depending on the season, you might witness herds of antelope flowing like schools of fish across the plain, groups of elephants grazing undisturbed in a remote ravine, lionesses stealthily stalking a herd of grunting wildebeest, or zebras conferring in a confusion of black and white stripes and bark-like calls. After your incredible flight, it’s time to come back down to earth for breakfast.
Before leaving, the pilot will present you with your balloon flight certificate, and then you’ll enjoy a game drive en route back to the camp. No flight of the imagination can match this airborne experience!
Please note that comfortable clothes, a hat or visor, sunglasses, sunscreen and a light jacket or sweater are recommended. This tour will be offered at a very special price if booked together with the safari.
Please book your flight to arrive at Jomo Kenyatta International Airport (NBO). View Nature Tours will pick you up from the airport. Transfer from the airport is included.